TSE cuts tick sizes for 80 stocks

Jul 22, 2014

TSE cuts tick sizes for 80 stocks

The Tokyo Stock Exchange on Tuesday began allowing smaller price increments on shares of about 80 of Japan’s biggest companies as the bourse seeks to win back business from private trading venues. Topix 100 members whose shares cost between ¥1,000 and ¥5,000 now trade ...

Jul 16, 2014

LINE files for stock listing on TSE

Smartphone messaging service provider LINE Corp. has filed for its listing on the Tokyo Stock Exchange, with a market capitalization expected to total some ¥1 trillion, sources said Tuesday. An initial public offering by LINE will be one of this year’s largest ones in ...

Jul 15, 2014

TSE to reduce tick sizes for certain stocks

Tokyo Stock Exchange Inc. will reduce tick sizes next Tuesday for certain major issues on the first section to make trading easier and increase volume. The bourse operator previously reduced tick sizes, the smallest increment by which a stock can move, for certain expensive ...

Jul 9, 2014

Universal Studios looking to return to the TSE in 2015

The operator of Universal Studios Japan is considering relisting on the first section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange in the business year starting next April, sources said Wednesday. USJ Co., which operates the Osaka theme park featuring attractions based on popular Hollywood movies, is ...

Apr 28, 2014

Japan Display shares fall

Japan Display Inc. shares plunged to 25 percent below last month’s initial public offering price in Tokyo trading after reporting preliminary earnings that missed its forecasts. Japan Display fell 16 percent to close at ¥672. That compares with the ¥900 IPO price before the ...

JPX misses  estimates as slump continues

Apr 28, 2014

JPX misses estimates as slump continues

Japan Exchange Group Inc., the main bourse operator in the world’s second-largest equity market, tumbled in afternoon trading after forecasting full-year profit that missed analyst estimates. Net income for the year through March 2015 will be ¥21 billion ($206 million), JPX said Monday, 35 ...

Delisted Seibu Holdings back on TSE

Apr 23, 2014

Delisted Seibu Holdings back on TSE

Seibu Holdings Inc. made a solid return to the first section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange Wednesday, nearly a decade after its predecessor, Seibu Railway Co., was delisted from the bourse for falsifying financial statements in 2004. The holding company of Seibu Railway and ...

Apr 14, 2014

Bourses scrap disclosure reforms

Japan Exchange Group Inc. has decided to scrap a plan to adopt tougher disclosure rules, saying the nation’s companies are getting better at communicating with investors on their own. The exchange will seek clearer comments on an individual basis and keep track of companies’ ...

JPX's integrated derivatives market debuts in Osaka

Mar 24, 2014

JPX's integrated derivatives market debuts in Osaka

Japan Exchange Group Inc. (JPX), launched a new derivatives market Monday by integrating the related market at the Tokyo Stock Exchange with that of the Osaka Securities Exchange. The launch of the new Osaka Exchange completes the merger between the TSE and the OSE ...